Welcome to Cairns - The Adventure Capital of Australia! Cairns is all about hard core action of every kind so get yourself ready to go, go, go! Whether it’s skydiving, hang-gliding, hot-air ballooning, scuba diving, snorkelling, white-water rafting, sea kayaking, bungy jumping, or exploring the Great Barrier Reef, Cairns will not let up until you’re ready to go home... and that’s just the day time. At night, your partying antics will rise to new heights with more fun and more fantastic pandemonium than you can imagine!

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Great Barrier Reef | Reef Magic Cruises

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Great Barrier Reef | Reef Magic Cruises

After staying in Cairns for a few months without making the obligatory visit to the Great Barrier Reef.. we finally took the plunge with Reef Magic Cruises. Spending Christmas on

Jungle Tours: Rainforest Meets Outback

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Jungle Tours: Rainforest Meets Outback

The new day tour from our friends at Jungle Tours: Go Outback: Rainforest Meets Outback. After an early morning start and bus ride from Cairns up the Gillies Ranges we

Ultimate Adrenaline Sports City? Queenstown V Cairns

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Ultimate Adrenaline Sports City? Queenstown V Cairns

When it comes to adrenaline sports Australia offers backpackers Cairns whilst New Zealand give its backpackers Queenstown, but which adrenaline pumping town takes the crown for the ultimate adrenaline seekers

Hartley's Crocodile Adventures

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Hartley's Crocodile Adventures

When arriving in Australia if you ask people what animals they associate with Australia and what they hope to see before they leave you will usually hear the same answer.

Northern Beaches Cairns

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Northern Beaches Cairns

Cairns is known for its beautiful scenic views, stunning surroundings and the endless activities that you can partake in. There is something for everyone. The only thing missing from Cairns

10 Must Do Things in Cairns

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10 Must Do Things in Cairns

So everyone knows that a visit to the Great Barrier Reef is essential when in Cairns but there are so many other unmissable things to do that you might not

Kuranda Village & Scenic Railway

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Kuranda Village & Scenic Railway

Kuranda Village is situated in the rainforest a short journey from Nomads Cairns. With lots of activities and stunning scenery it's a must see when visiting the area. Many people

Top Five Best Value Activities in Australia

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Top Five Best Value Activities in Australia

Just like the Top 5 best value activities in New Zealand finding the best value activities in Australia is tough as there is just so much to do and explore.

Uncle Brians

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Uncle Brians

When discussing what to do in Cairns, one thing that often came up in conversation was the name 'Uncle Brian'. For weeks I wondered who this 'Uncle Brian' everyone was

Top 5 Things to do in Cairns when it rains

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Top 5 Things to do in Cairns when it rains

Cairns is known for its tropical weather - Most of the year we have high temperatures and sunshine but during the wet season it can be a different story. Although when

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